Let Fonzi take over from here, from an article he wrote for Gold Coast in The Last Investigation. By Gaeton Fonzi. The title of my book, “The Last. Gaeton Fonzi’s masterful retelling of his work investigating the Kennedy assassination for two Congressional committees is required reading for students of the. Fonzi, an investigative journalist who acted as an investigator for the House The Last Investigation: Gaeton Fonzi, Former Federal Investigator Breaks His Oath.
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The CIA was especially cooperative with Church. Phillips said he had oast off on it. I understand now haeton not only did the Warren Commission lie but they suppressed evidence. It kept warehouses loaded with everything from machine guns to caskets. One of the major factors was that Silvia Odio had told more than one person of the incident before the Kennedy assassination. She and her husband once tried to publish a local Spanish-language literary magazine, but because right-wing Cuban exiles control that specialty distribution market, they could not get it on the newsstands in Little Havana.
The Last Investigation
In that regard, Fonzi relates his meeting with a man he calls “Carlos”. McGinnis thought Salandria was crazy. Nov 02, Bill S. The question than became: She explained why, in the nineties, she actually talked to PBS after refusing to talk to anyone for over a decade: One of the wealthiest women in the world, widow of the founder of the Time, Inc. Each team had taken pages detailed relevant evidence. Today, Sturgis is not hesitant to admit his disgust with Kennedy after the President made the Cuban missile arrangement with the Russians.
I stopped on the spot. Perhaps, yes, perhaps coincidentally, the Luce incident and the Faraldo incident both contain elements of similarity to a burst of reports which sprung up immediately following the action of President John F.
It is not just well-written. George maintains, assassination became an instrument of U.
If the incident did occur as Odio contended, then no theory of the assassination would stand unassailable if it did not somehow account for it.
The telephone often rang in the middle of the night and a Spanish- accented voice would tip me about the strange behavior of a certain individual in November, Everything else would be shoved aside in pursuit of that aim. And the public grew increasingly skeptical of its conclusion that an individual thd alone was responsible for the crime.
The Last Investigation: Gaeton Fonzi, Former Federal Investigator Breaks His Oath of Silence…
As soon as he was appointed, Blakey drew upon his contacts in that Organized Crime- fighting fraternity to select key senior counsels for the Committee. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. She inveestigation it was the last thing in the world she wanted but when they came she felt she had a responsibility to tell the truth.
Another reason Schweiker decided to hire his own investigator was this: And fonzii a government agent named Cesar Diosdato visited him after the murder to ask if he knew anything about Oswald or the assassination, he was even surer to do so.
Kennedys And King – Gaeton Fonzi, The Last Investigation
A week before I had scheduled to call Prio for an interview he went to the side of his Miami Beach home, sat on a chaise outside the garage and shot himself in the heart.
She regularly moves between her New York apartment, her home in Hawaii and her penthouse at the Watergate in Washington, still very active and agile. The Kindle version of this book needs a lot of editing, This book mainly details behind the scenes of the House Select Committee on Assassinations investigation of the JFK Assassination. Salandria Square Deal Press, For Schweiker, despite his long stints in both houses of Congress, these were eye-opening revelations.
Hendrix was indicted and pleaded guilty perjury as a result of his testimony before a Senate Subcommittee investigating the role of the CIA and ITT in toppling the Allende government in Chile.
The Last Investigation
Hardway had read the transcript and no such offer was mentioned. The apartment had been rented by the mother-in-law of the principal plotter, Antonio Veciana.
She said she did remember a group going to Cuba to cut sugar cane. A young lawyer named Fidel Castro was among the.
He reportedly had financial problems. Kantor requested them under the Freedom of Information Act. You may know a bit about Miami Beach, an unrelated island strip of high-rise condominiums, kitschy elegant lnvestigation, pseudo-Vegas nightclubs, expensive restaurants and peacock tourists.
She said she wrote an article in LIFE lwst which predicted the nuclear showdown. One day we were sitting around his office chatting. Refresh and try again. In that regard, let me close this discussion with a quote by Sylvia Odio. Finally, Thhe reached across the table and introduced myself by name to Paul. Fonzi began his journalism career at the Delaware County Daily Timesbefore moving to Philadelphia magazine after serving in the army.
Another triumph of The Last Investigation is that it is an insider’s view of just how shabby that Committee’s work was. It played a key role in the history of the times surrounding the assassination.
I got to know the bearded, swashbuckling St. But not whether Phillips was Bishop. Not often that history is as compelling as this.
Later, the House Assassinations Committee investigahion Artime and planned to take his sworn statement. Those were, of course, equally heady times for the CIA. Government, the way in which the FBI and staff of the Warren Commission treated her and the fact he had been that, in the end, she was officially termed a liar.